Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

WEL-251 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding for Carbon Steel: SENSE1 (2.00)

Focuses on proper weld safety, machine setup and welding techniques for Gas Tungsten Arc Welding. Prepares students to perform American Welding Society compliant welds on carbon steel in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions. Qualifies students to take an AWS welder certification test, which is recommended for successful completion of this course. Aligns to SENSE Level 1, Module 7 - Key Indicators 1-7, as well as Module 2 - Key Indicator 7, Module 3- Key Indicator 3, and Module 9 - Key Indicator 2. Credits: 2, Hours: (1/2/0/0), Prereq: WEL-228; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B